|Department of Computer Science, B.S. Computer Science|
|Department of Computer Science, Engineering|
|Department of Computer Science, Ph.D.|
Antonio has more than 16 years of experience in Web Search and Big Data. http://bit.ly/nkzOZx
He leads the Bing Dev team working in London for Query Suggestions. My group owns multiple entry points and partners including Bing.com, Windows SearchCharm, XBOX, Facebook and Mobile. Microsoft is lookout to bring the best engineering talent into Bing’s Search Technology Centre European HQ.
Previously, Antonio served as CTO, Europe and UK for Ask.com (Ask Jeeves, a IAC company). He started the first Ask.com European R&D Center as Director of Advanced Search Products, managing teams of people in U.S. and in Europe. Before joining Ask.com, Antonio served as CEO of Ideare, one of the earliest search companies in Europe. Antonio co-founded Ideare and sold it to Tiscali a public company. Back in 1996, Antonio co-developed Arianna the first Italian search engine, and provided automatic Web classification technologies to Fireball the first German search engine.
Antonio earned his Computer Science. Ph.D, his Engineering B.S., and his C.S. B.S. from University of Pisa, Italy. He has authored many refereed publications, 20+ filed patents, and he serves as (Senior) PC member for many international conferences, including WWW, WSDM, SIGIR, ICDM, ECIR, and SPIRE.
All my life is about building great products, building & driving international teams and about shipping on line innovation to millions of users in multiple languages and countries. My carrier path is about mixing industry and academic work. Nowadays, you must have a great combination of research skills and just-get-it-done attitude.
Extended CV http://bit.ly/15muLOr
Specialties: Algorithms, Machine learning, Web search, Data Mining, General Management, Product Management, Invent things http://bit.ly/d7rsPB